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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One who is versed in or advocates the philosophical study of being and knowing

Usage examples (36)
  • One strand focuses on Pythagoras as a master metaphysician.
  • The ideal of the metaphysician is the ideal of the animal.
  • "A metaphysician is a sort of philosopher, partly visionary and partly sceptical, who sees what is concealed from all others.
  • Gentlemen, a metaphysician is a medicine man. for more
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